Melbourne attractions part of most Instagrammed list

Instagram has become a trendsetter in the travel space, and has released its year in review statistics.

Nationwide, the second most used hashtag was #Melbourne, followed by #Australia, #Sydney and #Instagood.

Melbourne's National Gallery of Victoria made the top five geotagged Australian landmarks list, along with Bondi Beach, Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour and Darling Harbour.

In the beach category, Melbourne's St Kilda Beach made the top five alongside Bondi Beach, Byron Bay (Main Beach), Manly Beach and Surfer’s Paradise Beach. 

The National Gallery of Victoria also took out the top geo-tagged location in Victoria gong. Notable winners in other states were Bondi Beach (NSW), Uluṟu-Kata Tjuṯa National Park (NT), MONA (TAS), and Rottnest Island (WA).